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Angels infielder Eduardo Escobar is not in the starting lineup Tuesday versus the Rays.
The veteran went hitless with a strikeout Sunday afternoon in Detroit and will sit for Tuesday's series opener against the Rays. Since joining the Angels mid-season, Escobar has hit just .214 with two homers and a .562 OPS across 169 trips to the plate.
Eduardo Escobar is in the starting lineup for the Los Angeles Angels against the Seattle Mariners Sunday.
Escobar returns with C.J. Cron getting the afternoon off and Mike Moustakas sliding over to first base, starting at third base and batting ninth for manager Phil Nevin against the Mariners Sunday.
Eduardo Escobar is back on the bench Friday versus the Blue Jays.
Escobar got into the second game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Tigers, homering while drawing a walk and scoring an additional run in the Angels' 11-4 rout of Detroit. Despite the productive afternoon, Escobar is hitting .257 with that lone homer alongside a .278 wOBA in his first 75 plate appearances since joining the Angels.
Eduardo Escobar had a productive outing on Thursday, going 1-for-4 with a home run and an RBI as the Los Angeles Angels cruised to an 11-4 win over the Detroit Tigers.
Escobar's long ball came in the fourth inning, contributing to his team's offensive onslaught. With this performance, Escobar now has a season total of 5 home runs and 24 RBIs in 60 games played, maintaining a .244 batting average.
Angels infielder Eduardo Escobar is on the bench for game one of Thursday's doubleheader versus the Tigers.
Escobar started at first base on Tuesday night and went 2-for-5 with an RBI but will take a seat for Thursday afternoon's contest. The veteran scuffled earlier this season with the Mets and hasn't been able to turn it around with the Angels, hitting .258 with just two extra-base hits across 70 plate appearances with his new club.